Category Archives: Wages

New regulations grant additional parental leave

The Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence Alan Shatter, T.D., has introduced regulations extending parental leave from 14 weeks to 18 weeks (with effect from 8 March 2013). The changes give effect to EU Council Directive 2010/18/EU of 8 March … Continue reading

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The Irish workplace..seen from the Irish Times

Interesting series of articles in Irish Times, which ran from January 11th on the future of the workplace. One of my main interests was the article on the impact of HR on unions; the headline on the article proclaiming that … Continue reading

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Not quite Urbe et Orbe, but what are the employment law issues in 2013?

For practitioners it’s hard not to look beyond two hoped for and very important developments in the area of dispute resolution. The biggest industrial relations issues of the year are likely to arise from public service reform, but here I … Continue reading

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Sunday Business Show, Today FM; Dec 16th. Pat Brady on the Sunday Papers and other things

Delighted to have been a guest again on the Sunday Business Show on December 16th with Presenter Conaill O’Morain reviewing the papers with Frank Mulrennan of Celtic Media. Frank talks about his Management Buy Out of the company and a … Continue reading

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Sunday Business Show, Today FM Oct 14th. Pat Brady on the Sunday Papers and other things

Delighted to have been a guest on the Sunday Business Show on October 14th with Presenter Conaill O’Morain reviewing the papers with Eilis Quinlan. You can hear the show here. My contribution begins about 1o minutes in. (After the initial … Continue reading

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European Labour Law Network, The Hague Oct 11/12

Delighted, and honoured to have been invited to the 5th Annual Legal Seminar of the European Labour Law Network (ELLN) The theme of this year’s seminar is: “Labour Law in a Greying Labour Market – Challenges of Active Ageing”. The seminar will take place on Thursday … Continue reading

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UCD School of Law Conference ‘Current Fundamental Issues in Employment Law’

UCD School of Law (with the support of the Employment Law Association of Ireland)  conference on  CURRENT FUNDAMENTAL ISSUES IN EMPLOYMENT LAW  University College Dublin, Friday, September 28th  & 29th September 2012 Conference Schedule Two main sessions on the key issues in employment law … Continue reading

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